After over a quarter century in the Orlando market, Nick is no more, because the former Nickelodeon Suites Resort is now officially known as the Holiday Inn Resort Orlando Suites Waterpark.
Theme park lovers and football fans will collide next January when the 2017 NFL Pro Bowl is held in Orlando at Camping World Stadium (formerly the Citrus Bowl).
A look back at the week of Tweeted photos from @Attractions Twitter feed – May 27 to June 2, 2016.
This fall, Universal Orlando Resort is bringing back AMC’s hit series, “The Walking Dead,” to Halloween Horror Nights, propelling guests into the most horrifying highlights of all six seasons – all in one single haunted house. Guests will walk – or run – in the footsteps of the show’s cast of survivors, fending off packs of […]
Busch Gardens has announced the dates and times for this year’s Summer Nights and Adventure Island’s Island Nights. Summer Nights The night time annual event at Busch Gardens will run this year from June 24 to Aug. 7. Guests can experience thrill rides in the dark, including the all new Cobra’s Curse, enjoy rock-fueled music and acrobatics at […]
Relax inside the new Disney Vacation Club lounge at Epcot, then explore the night at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
From June 10 through August 7, visitors to SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica can celebrate the debut of Orlando’s tallest, fastest, longest roller coaster with the Summer of Mako events in both parks. Summer of Mako marks the June 10 opening of the 200 feet high, 73 mph, nearly a mile-long ride with a series of family-friendly events across SeaWorld’s theme and water parks.
I’m going to diverge from the mold I’ve followed for this column and speak about something of great importance, movie criticism.
With “Finding Dory,” the sequel to the critically acclaimed “Finding Nemo,” opening soon, fans will soon have an opportunity to see both movies back to back with Dory After Dark.
It’s been more than half a century since the world said goodbye to Norma Jean, but her legend continues to live on in Orlando through a new Marilyn Monroe street show that recently debuted at Universal Studios Florida.
Via Napoli, the popular pizza restaurant in the Italy pavilion at Epcot, served its one millionth pizza on May 23. “We opened in 2010,” said Charlie Restivo, pizza chef at Via Napoli, “and computing the number of pizzas we bake every single day, today someone in the restaurant is enjoying the millionth.” That averages out […]
This week we see the walls come down at Mako and then we see parts of the new Jungle Book show at Animal Kingdom.
Fun Spot America has just announced a new partnership with Old Town USA as well as several expansions for their theme parks. The partnership with Old Town USA will see Fun Spot America relocating several rides to Old Town’s new entertainment district as well as taking over operations of a new ferris wheel, scheduled for […]
This week the Daycation Kingdom crew head to Animal Kingdom for the FIRST EVER nighttime closing. They experience Kali River Rapids, Primeval Whirl, Kilimanjaro Safari, and Expedition Everest…all at night!
This week we go shopping around Universal, SeaWorld, and Disney as we look at some of their newest merchandise.
Fans of Disney California Adventure’s long-running Aladdin musical may not be done mourning yet, but that didn’t stop the Anaheim park from being mobbed this morning by guests hoping to see an premiere performance of Frozen Live at the Hyperion, which debuted today in DCA’s Hollywood Land.
Tampa’s Museum of Science & Industry (MOSI) and USAA are teaming up to honor those who serve by offering military families free MOSI admission all summer, starting this weekend.
Whether you call it miniature golf or putt-putt, Orlando’s favorite outdoor sport is turning 100 years old, and the mini-golf industry is celebrating its centennial by supporting Give Kids the World with a nationwide fundraising event.
Fans of the forgetful blue tang from Finding Nemo can follow in her linguistic footsteps (or finsteps?) as the Disney parks celebrate Speak Like a Whale Day on June 11, ahead of the June 17 premiere of Finding Dory in theaters.
The major theme parks don’t release official attendance statistics, but the newest edition of the next best thing has arrived. The 2015 TEA/AECOM Theme Index report has just been released, revealing the Themed Entertainment Association’s best estimates of how many guests visited each attraction last year.
Welcome to the new Disney Springs: A whole new area springs forth at the former Downtown Disney.
Q&A: Disney Imagineer: Laura Offerdahl on creating exciting new entertainment.
Skipper Ben's Top 10: Attractions that are better at night: These rides are great in the daytime, but they take on a whole new light at night.
Wild Florida: Get in touch with nature at this old Florida attraction.
NBC Sports Grill & Brew Review, Westgate River Ranch Resort, news, rumors and much more!
- Watch POV videos of Frozen Ever After ride, now open at Epcot’s Norway pavilion posted on June 22, 2016
- Theme park employees show support with group heart photos posted on June 14, 2016
- Tips to become a Galactic Hero on Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin posted on April 10, 2012
- The story behind the planting of Mickey’s Forest – Disney’s largest Hidden Mickey (1992) posted on January 4, 2012
- Are you too big to ride Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey? posted on June 4, 2010
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